Rebecca Sears has joined Oxford University Pressas editor for the Grove Art/Oxford Art Online program. She was formerly at Art on Paper magazine, and the Yossi Milo Gallery in New York.
Macmillan president Brian Napack has joined the board of LibreDigital.
Canadian book publishing pioneer Georges Laberge passed away on Saturday, 78, after a long battle with cancer. He developed the Garneau bookstores, a network of French language bookstores in Canada, created the first National Book Week, and acquired the distribution company that became Diffulivre, which then founded the publishing house Ãditions du TrÃ©carrÃ©.
Amazing People Club, available in downloadable audio, eBook and print-on-demand, will be distributed worldwide by Hachette Book Group. HBG says they are working to “expand the digital service offerings for its distribution clients.”